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Today's hours

We're open 10:00AM to 8:00PM


Address
2411 East Main Street
Bexley, OH 43209

Reference & Accounts(614) 231-2793
Kids & Teens(614) 231-2878
UPCOMING EVENTS
Tue, Sep 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Join us for this movement, music, and sign language focused story time for all ages. Learn at least 12 signs a quarter in this story time and enjoy live ukulele music, finger rhymes, and more.

Tue, Sep 27, 11:00am - 11:30am
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Stay to play after storytime, with toys and activities that stimulate the imagination and help build social-emotional skills.

Tue, Sep 27, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Practice reading with a pal! In this 6-week program, children in grades K-3 will be partnered with a pal to read books & work together on fun literacy games & activities to help build reading skills.
This event is full

Wed, Sep 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Bring your toddler to the library for stories, rhymes, songs, and play activities designed specifically to help build vital early literacy skills!

Wed, Sep 28, 11:00am - 11:30am
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Stay to play after storytime, with toys and activities that stimulate the imagination and help build social-emotional skills.

Wed, Sep 28, 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Youtube
Join us online each week as a member of our Youth Services team shares a favorite book chosen especially for the elementary school crowd.

Wed, Sep 28, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Follow along with an episode of The Joy of Painting with Bob Ross. Come ready to paint happy trees in a fun and relaxed environment. Supplies will be provided. Registration opens 9/1 and is required.
This event is full

Thu, Sep 29, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Children ages 3-6 are invited to the library for activities to help build vital early literacy skills, including interactive stories, music, dancing, and more!

Thu, Sep 29, 11:00am - 11:30am
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Stay to play after storytime, with toys and activities that stimulate the imagination and help build social-emotional skills.

Thu, Sep 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Common Cause Ohio will lead a discussion on how to be a more active and informed citizen beyond your vote. Join us for a community conversation on how to get involved with the issues you care about.

Sat, Oct 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Bexley Public Library - Creation Station,Memory Lab
Learn how to convert old family photos and videos into digital files and explore your creative side through audio, photo, and video production tools, and the Cricut Maker. Sessions led by BPL staff.

Sun, Oct 02, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Join us for Tea at Three with the classically-trained Bryden String Quartet.

Mon, Oct 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Caregivers and babies alike will love this interactive lapsit program with baby-focused books, songs, and rhymes. For ages 0-18 months.

Mon, Oct 03, 11:00am - 11:30am
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Stay to play after storytime, with toys and activities that stimulate the imagination and help build social-emotional skills.

Mon, Oct 03, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Do you love to explore? Kids in grades K-3 are invited to join us for Explorers Club. It's like a big kids super story time! We will explore this fall with building, art, and movement.

Mon, Oct 03, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Join us for a night of horror stories, poetry and discussion with members of the Ohio chapter of the Horror Writers Association

Tue, Oct 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Join us for this movement, music, and sign language focused story time for all ages. Learn at least 12 signs a quarter in this story time and enjoy live ukulele music, finger rhymes, and more.

Tue, Oct 04, 11:00am - 11:30am
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Stay to play after storytime, with toys and activities that stimulate the imagination and help build social-emotional skills.

Tue, Oct 04, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Bexley Public Library - Bexley Library Auditorium
Practice reading with a pal! In this 6-week program, children in grades K-3 will be partnered with a pal to read books & work together on fun literacy games & activities to help build reading skills.
This event is full

Overdose Awareness


Overdose Awareness Resources

BirdieLight

BirdieLight saves lives by educating young people about the danger of unintentional fentanyl ingestion, and by empowering them with tools to detect fentanyl before they ingest. 


CDC Stop Overdose Factsheets

To address the increasing number of overdose deaths related to both prescription opioids and illicit drugs, CDC created a website to educate people who use drugs about the dangers of illicitly manufactured fentanyl, the risks and consequences of mixing drugs, the lifesaving power of naloxone, and the importance of reducing stigma around recovery and treatment options. 


Harm Reduction Ohio 

Harm Reduction Ohio is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that supports drug policies based on science, health, compassion and human rights. It is the largest distributor of naloxone in Ohio. Order free Naloxone by mail here.


OH Against OD (Ohio Against Overdoses) 

Learn what you can do in your community to fight this epidemic.


OhioCAN

OhioCAN’s mission is to embrace, educate, and empower those whose lives have been impacted by substance use. OhioCAN takes a harm reduction approach while working with families and friends of people who use drugs.


Ohio Chamber of Commerce’s Opioid Toolkit

The Ohio Chamber of Commerce convened a task force to help Ohio’s employers with opioid problems in their workplaces. This toolkit of resources was created to help employers be better prepared to prevent and respond to the problem


Ohio Overdose Prevention Network 

The purpose of the Ohio OPN is to identify and implement actions for the prevention of drug misuse, abuse and overdose and to serve as a means of communication and collaboration on this topic among interested organizations, agencies and individuals throughout the state.


Project Dawn 

Project DAWN (Deaths Avoided With Naloxone) is a network of opioid overdose education and naloxone distribution programs (OENDP) coordinated by the Ohio Department of Health. Project DAWN programs distribute naloxone and provide training at one or various Project DAWN sites, or locations, to prevent opioid overdose and promote harm reduction.


Shatterproof

Shatterproof is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to reversing the addiction crisis in the United States. This website includes helpful factsheets about Fentanyl and Naloxone.


SOAR Initiative

Harm reduction-based organization that offers resources for people who use drugs. They offer fentanyl test strips, an app that you can use to report drug contaminations, alerts for contaminated drugs in the area and other resources.

Naloxone Training Video